Lifestyle Asia4 min de lectureTechnology & Engineering
ON BEING CHIC&DRIVEN
It all started in college. My mom bought one of the fastest cars in the '90s. I didn't know what the fuss was all about, but Upsilon boys hanging out in the UP Diliman AS parking lot would flock to it and ask if they could drive it. Initially, I thou
Lifestyle Asia8 min de lecture
Changing Lives With Her Hands
For some people, the knowledge of what they want to be when they grow up is learned over time: after all, we only truly know our capabilities and ourselves as we start experiencing more of the world. For others, however, that calling is instantaneous
Lifestyle Asia2 min de lecture
No Time To Die
“My first OMEGA watch was given to me on my 18th birthday by my Dad. It was a gold dress watch. I wore it so much, one of the arms came off and I lost it. Sadly, it disappeared. But that was my first proper watch, so I’ve always had a love for old OM
Lifestyle Asia6 min de lectureCookbooks, Food, & Wine
Flavors That Raise A Nation's Colors
New York City in the 70s and 80s was a melting pot of young, vibrant cultures coming together. It was during this time that Margarita ‘Gaita’ Forés, Asia’s Best Female Chef in 2016 and flag bearer of the Philippine culinary scene, first moved there t
Lifestyle Asia2 min de lecture
Lifestyle Asia
DONG RONQUILLO Editor In Chief Creative Director SUKI SALVADOR Managing Editor-Print SARA SIGUION-REYNA LA Wine & Dine Editor YSMAEL SUAREZ Contributing Editor JEANETTE IPAPO-TUASON, EDU JARQUE, KELLY MISA-FERNANDEZ Multimedia Artist MARC PAGDIL
Lifestyle Asia1 min de lecture
Nobody Does It Better
Daniel Craig’s first try at 007 sees him taking down Le Chiffe (played by Mads Mikkelsen) in the gaming tables of Montenegro. He wore the stainless steel 41mm with blue face and bezel on a stainless steel bracelet. Features include a self-winding chr
Lifestyle Asia5 min de lecture
The Feminine Touch
The prerequisites in obtaining the required information are rather mundane—an electronic device that can connect to the Internet and a working Internet connection would expose a very important piece of information not just for the sake of knowing, bu
Lifestyle Asia2 min de lecture
Female Power
In the 20 months since we relaunched Lifestyle Asia, our driving force has been two things: purpose and relevance. These two ideals have guided us well — we are thriving, and we can confidently claim that print is still very much alive. Lifestyle Asi
Lifestyle Asia3 min de lecture
Thriving Through It All
One may think that Antonio’s O has had it harder than most restaurants this year. Even before the pandemic ravaged the local F&B industry, Antonio’s and other Tagaytay businesses were closed down due to the Taal volcano eruption in January. And yet,
Lifestyle Asia5 min de lectureGender Studies
Defining A Strong Filipina
Driving up to Quezon City for an interview and photoshoot with Senator Risa Hontiveros, I was not sure what it would be like talking to the public servant. On an early Saturday, I worried about taking up a busy woman’s time, especially during a weeke
Lifestyle Asia3 min de lectureCookbooks, Food, & Wine
Be Our Guest
From the outset of the lockdown and restrictions caused by the pandemic back in March, Shangri-La at The Fort was quick on its feet to adapt its services to better serve patrons over the months that followed. A highlight of which are its F&B outlets
Lifestyle Asia5 min de lectureMedical
Serving To Gether
In 1999, Kara Magsanoc Alikpala, Crisann Celdran, Becky Fuentes, and Bet Lazatin formed ICANSERVE, a breast cancer advocacy group aiming to provide support for breast cancer patients, survivors, and their families. All four women are survivors. This
Lifestyle Asia4 min de lectureRegional & Ethnic
Shine On
As with most homegrown establishmentsin the Poblacion district, Lampara was hit hard with restrictions from the lockdown. A good number of its neighboring businesses fell throughout quarantine, whether it be to losing their space or being bought out
Lifestyle Asia3 min de lectureSocial Science
Taojo-magat
Iñigo Taojo and Mika Magat have known each other since they were children. “Our grandparents are the best of friends. Eventually during our high school and college days, we lost contact but reconnected last 2017 after seeing each other again during a
Lifestyle Asia5 min de lecture
Two Lakes: Placid And Saranac
It was daybreak and I was all alone on the balcony of our cottage by the woods, overlooking the flowing river below. The cool morning, as evidenced by the heavy mildew on grass and ground, was peaceful and tranquil. Its calmness and silence were only
Lifestyle Asia3 min de lecture
Que-miranda
Matt Que’s and Hanna Miranda’s mothers had been friends for a long time, but their children had never met. At a gathering hosted by Matt’s mother, she invited her friends and their children, and Matt, who arrived late, was initially overwhelmed with
Lifestyle Asia5 min de lecture
Villa Romana Del Casale
Our unanimously-appointed tour shepherd announced that within an hour, we will be ushered off to a tour. And yet, nobody moved an inch. Everyone was engrossed – active ones doing laps on the infinity pool, some in the various stages of leisurely brea
Lifestyle Asia1 min de lectureSocial Science
Montelibano-carunungan
Miguel Montelibano and Pamela Carunungan met at a soiree during their first year of high school. Together for 11 years, Miguel proposed during the last day of Pamela's family vacation trip to San Francisco, CA. "While we were packing for our flight b
Lifestyle Asia8 min de lecture
The Long And Winding Road
“You know our beaches are wild, right?” asked Lara, the manager of the rustic boutique hotel Casa Fajara. We had just arrived at the first stop of our West-East road trip through the Algarve, a region in southern Portugal that goes from the southwest
Lifestyle Asia2 min de lecture
Medalla-gamboa
Anton Medalla and Daniela Gamboa met when they were 5th graders, at her younger brother's birthday party. Anton chaperoned his younger brother and Daniela was in charge of giving out name tags, and she gave him his. Anton attended Southridge while Da
Lifestyle Asia3 min de lecture
A Legacy Or Hard Work
“Ever since I was 5 years old, I wanted to be a chemist,” Pinky Tobiano shares on how she already had a good sense of ambition growing up. As a daughter in a traditional Chinese family, hard work was very much ingrained as a key tenet in her life. “I
Lifestyle Asia4 min de lecture
The Power Of Makeup
It is no big secret: wearing makeup can make us feel powerful. We've all felt the transformative power of makeup at least once before, and it is addicting. It is what brings us to the makeup counters, what pushes us to create swatches of eye shadow,
Lifestyle Asia3 min de lecturePsychology
Furnished By Faith
Managing the business of a luxury retail space like Furnitalia may seem daunting, but for an industry leader like Florence Ko, all it takes is perseverance and faith to overcome any challenge that comes along the way. She shares, “I always remember t
Lifestyle Asia3 min de lecture
Self Care Is The Best Care
The beauty and cosmetic industries are alive and kicking. Despite the pandemic in our midst, there is no stopping this industry from launching new products and innovations to serve its discerning market all over the world. As the holidays get closer,
Lifestyle Asia3 min de lecturePsychology
Dreaming Big With No Limitations
When Roxanne Farillas was a Senior in High School, her English teacher asked the class to write a paper on how she and her classmates saw themselves in ten years. “I remembered answering that I envisioned myself opening my retail boutique shop, becau
Lifestyle Asia2 min de lecture
Through Defiant Lenses
With its distinctive codes and extraordinary design, the Pasha de Cartier is made for those who live life with the purpose of pushing creativity forward. Its unmistakable silhouette, iconic crown, and signature square filigree within its dial signify
Lifestyle Asia3 min de lecture
The Importance Of Work Ethic
“The past is like a teacher. You learn from experience," says Connie Haw, Chairwoman and CEO of Advance Paper Corp. “I do not dwell on it but I do look forward to the future and with the present, we can create tomorrow." As a child, the young Connie
Lifestyle Asia6 min de lectureDiet & Nutrition
Weekend Of Wellness
With all that we've gone through this year alone, a weekend getaway is the perfect remedy. Don't get me wrong — the pandemic is still out there, and we must take extra precautions when getting out of town. While attending parties and going to events
Lifestyle Asia4 min de lecturePsychology
A Legacy Of Strength
As a third-generation jeweler, Suzette Ayson fully understands the value of upholding a legacy. Although the term itself comes as a daunting task, she is assured by the wisdom imparted on her by her mother. “My mom was the driving force in our family
Lifestyle Asia2 min de lecture
Inside The Minds Of Women
In 2015, Stanford University athlete Brock Turner sexually assaulted “Emily Doe” on campus. In the resulting court case, Turner was sentenced to only six months in jail (of which he served only three before being released). The ensuing controversy se
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